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Auction Report
Auction Date
03/07/2018 - 03/07/2018
Page Size: 639 items in 26 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
45001Edward Albee.

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

New York1962Not AvailableUSD 1,250.00
45002[Bible in English].

The Bible, Translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in divers languages...

London1583Not AvailableUSD 12,500.00
45003Pearl S. Buck.

The Good Earth.

New York1931Not AvailableUSD 9,375.00
45004Pearl S. Buck.

The Good Earth.

New York1931Not AvailableUSD 7,500.00
45005Charles Bukowski.

Scarlet.

Santa Barbara1976Not AvailableUSD 2,125.00
45006Charles Bukowski.

Dangling in the Tournefortia.

Santa Barbara1981Not AvailableUSD 2,750.00
45007Charles Bukowski.

Ham on Rye.

Santa Barbara1982Not AvailableUSD 2,750.00
45008Charles Bukowski.

Want to See Some Photos?

No placecirca 1980s. Not AvailableUSD 1,500.00
45009Charles Bukowski.

I Stood Looking…

No placecirca 1980s. Not AvailableUSD 937.50
45010Richard Burton.

The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night.

No placecirca 1903-1904. Not AvailableUSD 2,750.00
45011Erskine Caldwell.

God's Little Acre.

New York1933Not AvailableUSD 3,000.00
45012Willa Sibert Cather.

April Twilights.

Boston1903Not AvailableUSD 2,375.00
45013Willa Cather.

Death Comes for the Archbishop.

New York1927Not AvailableUSD 8,125.00
45014Willa Cather.

Death Comes for the Archbishop.

New York1927Not AvailableUSD 1,062.50
45015James Fenimore Cooper.

The Last of the Mohicans. A Narrative of 1757.

Philadelphia:1826Not AvailableUSD 6,250.00
45016Charles Dickens.

The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club.

London1837Not AvailableUSD 2,500.00
45017Charles Dickens.

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.

London1839Not AvailableUSD 1,625.00
45018Charles Dickens.

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.

London1839Not AvailableUSD 45,000.00
45019Charles Dickens.

A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas.

London1843Not AvailableUSD 11,875.00
45020Charles Dickens.

A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas.

London1843Not AvailableUSD 10,000.00
45021Charles Dickens.

[Christmas Books], comprising: A Christmas Carol.

London1843Not AvailableUSD 9,375.00
45022Charles Dickens.

[Christmas Books], comprising: A Christmas Carol.

London1843Not AvailableUSD 12,500.00
45023Charles Dickens.

[Christmas Books], comprising: A Christmas Carol.

London1843Not AvailableUSD 5,500.00
45024Charles Dickens.

The Personal History of David Copperfield.

London1850Not AvailableUSD 7,500.00
45025Charles Dickens.

The Personal History of David Copperfield.

London1850Not AvailableUSD 4,000.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, wallpaper sample book, circa 1919. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Archive from a late office of the Breuer & Smith architectural team, New York, 1960-70s. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> William Morris, <i>The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men,</i> illustrated by Walter Crane, Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, 1894. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustave Doré, <i>La Sainte Bible selon la Vulgate,</i> Tours, 1866. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustav Klimt & Max Eisler, <i>Eine Nachlese,</i> complete set, Vienna, 1931. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>Eric Allatini & Gerda Wegener, <i>Sur Talons Rouges,</i> with original watercolor by Wegener, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>C.P. Cavafy, <i>Fourteen Poems,</i> illustrated & signed by David Hockney, London, 1966. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jean Midolle, <i>Spécimen des Écritures Modernes...</i>, Strasbourg, 1834-35. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>E.A. Seguy, <i>Floréal: Dessins & Coloris Nouveaux,</i> Paris, 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. Autograph Manuscript sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2. [Vienna, February 1818]. Inscribed by Alexander Wheelock Thayer. SOLD for $131,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. SOLD for $516,500
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa") to his son Hans Albert, discussing his involvement with the atomic bomb, September 2, 1945. SOLD for $106,250
    <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Autograph Letter Signed, to Baron von Steuben, with extensive notes of Von Steuben's aide Benjamin Walker, June 12, 1780. SOLD for $16,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. SOLD for $275,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. SOLD for $118,750
  • <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> E.H. SHEPARD, Original drawing for A.A. Milne’s The House at Pooh Corner.<br>$40,000-60,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> BERNARD RATZER, Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $80,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> THOMAS JEFFERSON, Autograph letter signed comparing Logan, Tecumseh, and Little Turtle to the Spartans. Monticello: 15 February 1821. $14,000-18,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN C. FREMONT, Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842.. Abridged edition, the only one containing the folding map From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ZANE GREY, Album containing 94 large format photographs of Grey and party at Catalina Island, Arizona, and fishing in the Pacific. From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $5,000-$8,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> WILLIAM COMBE, A History of Madeira ... illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants. produced by Ackermann in 1821; From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ERIC TAVERNER, Salmon Fishing... One of 275 copies signed by Taverner, published in 1931,From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN WHITEHEAD, Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo. Whitehead reached the high point of Kinabalu in 1888. Part of a major group of travel books from the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN LONG, Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians... The first edition of 1791. $3,000-$5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> SAMUEL BECKETT, Stirrings Still. This, Beckett’s last work of fiction with original lithographs by Le Brocquy, limited to 200 copies signed by the author and the artist. From the Estate of Howard Kaminsky.. $1,500-$2,500
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
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